|An Introduction to the Catholic Faith - St. Peter Canisius|
together with an easy method to examine the conscience for a general confession. published in 1633.
Keywords: Catechism; Examination of Conscience
|Repent and believe in God's love mercy and forgiveness - Little Mary|
Repent and turn to God before it's too late. Repent now, and do penance for your sins. Repent now, so that you can live a pure and holy life. Repent and come back to Church, and take heed to the Gospel...My mercy is infinite, but more must repent and do penance for their sins...Repent now if you are ignoring the greatest sin in this world. Repent now if you are not living the Beatitudes. Repent now and then do what My Father is asking of you...
Keywords: Jesus; God; love; mercy forgiveness; repent; repentance; Beatitudes; divine mercy; Catholic Church; sin; God the Father; virgin mary; little mary; examination of conscience; confession; Commandments; Christ; Most Precious Body; repentive heart
|Sin is what separates you from God - Little Mary|
Sin has become widespread. Sin is what causes separation, separation from God. This is truly a time of Grace, but sin continues to darken this world. So many hearts are closed and many, many are not listening to God. Many today do not even believe in sin. Evil has become widespread because my children are not obeying God. So many are abusing this time because of their refusal to change and return to God...
Keywords: lust; greed; envy; charity; patience; pride; kindness; humility; Diligence; sloth; wrath; chastity; temperance; gluttony; sinful; catholic church; examination of conscience; deadly sins; mortal sin; venial sin; sacramental confession; gods saving grace; capital vices; cardinal sins
|Practice of Perfection and Christian Virtues - Alphonsus Rodriguez, S.J.|
ALPHONSUS RODRIGUEZ (not to be confounded with his canonized namesake, a Jesuit laybrother) was born at Valladolid in 1526, entered the Society of Jesus in 1546, and died 20 Feburary, 1616. But for one visit to Rome, where he sat in the Fifth General Congregation of the Society, he spent his whole life in Spain, teaching Moral Theology, governing a College as Rector, acting as Master of Novices and Spiritual Father and composing this work...
Keywords: catholic; christian; religion; jesuit; spiritual; formation; manual; novice; asceticism; religious order; priest; brother; community; church; virtue; esteem of spiritual things; perfection of ordinary actions; purity of intention; union and fraternal charity; prayer; presence of God; examination of conscience; conformity to the will of God; mortification; modesty and silence; humility; temptations; inordinate affection for kindred; sadness and cheerfulness; The Passion; Holy Communion and Mass; Society of Jesus; religious state; vow of poverty; chastity; obedience; observance of rules; manifestation of conscience; fraternal correction; Ignatius of Loyola; ignatian; spirituality; saints; Desert Fathers; orthodoxy; Divine Grace; Holy Spirit; discernment; spiritual exercises